England team arrives in Rajkot for first ODI

Updated: 09 January 2013 15:53 IST

"The entire England team led by captain Alastair Cook and two Indian players -- Ishant Sharma and Gautam Gambhir --today arrived in a special plane from New Delhi, while rest of the players, except Cheteshwar Pujara and Ravindra Jadeja, would come later in the day," an official of Saurashtra Cricket Association said.

England team arrives in Rajkot for first ODI

Rajkot:

The Alastair Cook-led England team arrived here along with a couple of Indian players for the first One-dayer of the five-match series to be held at SCA stadium on January 11.

"The entire England team led by captain Alastair Cook and two Indian players -- Ishant Sharma and Gautam Gambhir --today arrived in a special plane from New Delhi, while rest of the players, except Cheteshwar Pujara and Ravindra Jadeja, would come later in the day," an official of Saurashtra Cricket Association said.

Pujara is playing Ranji Trophy quarterfinal against Karnataka at Saurashtra University ground and would join the team on Thursday morning.

England are scheduled to practice on Wednesday evening while Indians would practice on Thursday morning.

Topics : England in India 2012 Cricket England Gautam Gambhir Cheteshwar Pujara Ishant Sharma Ravi Bopara Alastair Cook
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